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IntroductionEX21 5BX

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX21 5BX postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX21 5BX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX21 5BX

What social class do the population of EX21 5BX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX21 5BX in Exeter, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about EX21 5BX from the Census 2011.


  • 14%Children
  • 86%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EX215BX male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Forest.


  • 18%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 21%SINGLE
  • 58%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EX21 5BX is 21%. Single and 'other' people is 79%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.3%WORKING

5.2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in EX21 5BX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX21 5BX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX21 5BX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX21 5BX

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

EX21 5BX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX21 5BX reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX21 5BX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX215BX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX21 5BX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX21 5BX area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX21 5BX

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX21 5BX.

Travel around EX21 5BX

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near EX21 5BX

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the EX21 5BX area.

Taxis near EX21 5BX

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX21 5BX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX21 5BX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near EX21 5BX


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX21 5BX.

What's on near EX21 5BX

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX21 5BX, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX21 5BX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX21 5BX.

Hotels near EX21 5BX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX21 5BX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX21 5BX

Local Amenities

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Banks near EX21 5BX


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX21 5BX. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX21 5BX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX21 5BX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX21 5BX



The nearest schools in the EX21 5BX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX21 5BX

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres EX21 5BX

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in EX21 5BX


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX21 5BX.

Emergencies in EX21 5BX

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in EX21 5BX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX21 5BX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX21 5BX

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Essential InformationEX21 5BX

EX215BX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX21 5BX
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

EX215BX Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX21 5BX postcode is located in the postal town of Exeter. Exeter postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode EX21 5BX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Northlew6 miles E
Ashbury6 miles E
Shebbear6.5 miles N
Sheepwash6.8 miles NE
Pyworthy7 miles W
Werrington8.1 miles SW
Lewtrenchard8.1 miles SE
Pancrasweek8.2 miles W
Hatherleigh9.1 miles E
Launceston9.9 miles SW
Lidford11 miles SE
Kelly11 miles S
Okehampton11.2 miles E
Dolton12.9 miles NE
Sampford Courtenay13.3 miles E
London185 miles E
Glasgow351 miles N
Edinburgh361 miles N
Cardiff68 miles NE
Liverpool191 miles N
Southampton125 miles E
Saint Ives106 miles E

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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